From Mika’il Tsoho, Dutse
The independent Electoral commission INEC has issued a certificate of return to the new elected member representing Kafin Hausa constituency in the Jigawa House of Assembly.
The new lawmaker who contested under the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC), Muhammad Adamu emerged winner at the concluded bye-election held on 6th March, 2021 in Kafin Hausa state constituency.
Adamu who was the son of the decease member polled 14,924 votes to defeated his opposition, Garba Muhammad Tambale, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who polled 8,612 votes.
Speaking to Journalist after presenting the certificate of return INEC recidential electoral commissioner Dr. Muhammad Isah said the election was Conducted free and and in accordance with the commission quide lines.
He assured to accord Justice for all the parties in the conduct of all elections.
“Jigawa is the only state that has no fending court case which showed all political parties believed on the conduct of all elections and by election since 2019 to date”he noted.
His election follow the death of his father Hon. Adamu Babban Bare (APC) in Jigawa State House of Assembly.
The deceased died at the age of 57 after a prolonged illness suspected to be cancer and kidney failure and was buried according to Islamic rites.